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The devil's most devilish when respectable.

Author: Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806-1861)

Profession: British Poet

The devil is the author of confusion.

Author: Robert Burton (1576-1640)

Profession: British Clergyman, Scholar

The devil has his elect.

Author: Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881)

Profession: Scottish Philosopher, Author

Satan trembles when he sees the weakest saint upon their knees.

Author: William Cowper (1731-1800)

Profession: British Poet

Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.

Author: R. Buckminster Fuller (1895-1983)

Profession: American Inventor, Designer, Poet, Philosopher

I know nothing more mocking than a devil that despairs.

Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832)

Profession: German Poet, Dramatist, Novelist

If the devil could be persuaded to write a bible, he would title it, ''You Only Live Once.''

Author: Sidney J. Harris (1917)

Profession: American Journalist

The devil will let a preacher prepare a sermon if it will keep him from preparing himself.

Author: Vance Havner


Why should the devil have all the good tunes?

Author: Rowland Hill


Satan is neither omnipotent nor free to do everything he pleases. Prince of the world he may be, but the Prince of Peace has come and dealt him a death blow.

Author: Harold Lindsell


The devil is God's ape!

Author: Martin Luther (1483-1546)

Profession: German Leader of the Protestant Reformation

Satan is wiser now than before, and tempts by making rich instead of poor.

Author: Alexander Pope (1688-1744)

Profession: British Poet, Critic, Translator

Speak the truth and shame the devil.

Author: Proverb


The devil tempts all men, but idle men tempt the devil.

Author: Arabian Proverb

Profession: Sayings of Arabian Origin

Speak of the Devil and he appears.

Author: Italian Proverb

Profession: Sayings of Italian Origin